Sheri Mark is a registered nurse, attorney and writer dedicated to the metro Detroit community. From 2011-2013, she was president of the board of directors for North Star Reach Camp, a non-profit organization providing ill children with camp experiences in Pinckney, Michigan. Previously, Mark served as president of the board of directors for Michigan Citizens for Stem Cell Research and Cures, an organization that educates Michigan citizens about stem cell research. Mark’s first cousin died of ALS in 2003 at the age of 50 after suffering with ALS for seven years. A year later, Mark’s step-father died of ALS after suffering with ALS for one year. She acquired her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Detroit Mercy, and her Doctor of Law from Wayne State University. She and her husband, Dr. Abe Slaim, reside in Bloomfield Village, Michigan.